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Quran Dictionary - ق ر ع


The triliteral root qāf rā ʿayn (ق ر ع) occurs five times in the Quran as the noun qāriʿat (قَارِعَة). The translations below are brief glosses intended as a guide to meaning. An Arabic word may have a range of meanings depending on context. Click on a word for more linguistic information, or to suggestion a correction.


(13:31:37) qāriʿatuna disaster وَلَا يَزَالُ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا تُصِيبُهُمْ بِمَا صَنَعُوا قَارِعَةٌ
(69:4:4) bil-qāriʿatithe Striking Calamity كَذَّبَتْ ثَمُودُ وَعَادٌ بِالْقَارِعَةِ
(101:1:1) al-qāriʿatuThe Striking Calamity الْقَارِعَةُ
(101:2:2) l-qāriʿatu(is) the Striking Calamity مَا الْقَارِعَةُ
(101:3:4) l-qāriʿatu(is) the Striking Calamity وَمَا أَدْرَاكَ مَا الْقَارِعَةُ

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